'Wish You Were Here' van Pink Floyd https://music.apple.com/nl/album/wish-you-were-here/704223460?i=704223490
Airlines don't make it easy to skip biometric screening like face recognition. Here’s what you should do if you'd like to opt out. https://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2019/06/10/how-avoid-facial-recognition-airport/
- Bounty hunters or bail bondsmen finding people in locations they do not normally visit or live, including using GPS-assisted tracking technology to precisely locate them. https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/a3b3dg/big-telecom-sold-customer-gps-data-911-calls
The NSA has searched millions of Americans’ telephone call records--all without a warrant or, for the vast majority of these calls, any suspicion of wrongdoing. It's time to put an end to the CDR program. https://act.eff.org/action/end-the-nsa-s-call-detail-records-program-once-and-for-all
Google confirms that advanced backdoor came preinstalled on Android devices
The FBI is sitting on more than 641m photos of people’s faces
Firefox DNS hacks from Intel Techniques podcast. Changes default to encrypted cloudflare DNS, even over VPN. It should also speed up resolutions.
network.trr.mode from 0 to 2.
network.security.esni.enabled from False to True
network.trr.uri (CF by default)
Facebook: “There is no invasion of privacy at all, because there is no privacy.”
In 2017, we took out this advert in Cheltenham, home of @GCHQ, to warn that 4 in 5 British people thought Trump would use his surveillance powers for political gain - including data shared by GCHQ.
They were right.
Ghosts in Your Machine: Spooks Want Secret Access to Encrypted Messages
So Gab has decided that their own code that they spent $5M of investor money developing is so unsalvageably bad that they're going to use Mastodon's code instead, with the added bonus of leeching off of our apps (with Gab apps being banned from app stores)
This is an early warning to fellow admins to be vigilant and domain-block them on sight, when/if they appear (unconfirmed whether they intend to federate), and to app devs to consider if blocking Gab's domains from their app is necessary.
London’s Tube network to switch on Wi-Fi tracking by default in July
First American security flaw leaked 885 million real estate documents
Week nearly over... time for #FollowFriday! 🥤 🍿 🎞️
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